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Obituaries

Donna L. Robinett, 91

Donna L. Robinett, 91, of Tama, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019, at Sunny Hill Care Center in Tama. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at 11:00 AM at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Tama with Pastor Warren Riley officiating. Interment will be held on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, ...

David Keith Owings, 54

David Keith Owings, 54, of Eldora, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, in Virginia. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at the Abels Funeral and Cremation Service, Creps-Chapel in Eldora. Burial will follow the visitation at Eastlawn Memory ...

Mueller’s testimony was good news for Trump — and Pelosi

Robert Mueller’s disastrous testimony has taken the wind out of the sails of the Democratic impeachment drive. That is a victory for President Trump. But it also was good news for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. For most Americans, the Mueller investigation was about whether the president of ...

Margaret Benson, 96

Margaret Benson, 96, of Marshalltown, Iowa, went to be with her Lord on July 16, 2019, at the Village at Allandale in Kingsport, TN. Margaret was born on August 21, 1922, in Nut Mountain, Saskatchewan, Canada. Her nickname was “Ditts.” Margaret was the second daughter of the late John ...

Matthew Steelsmith, 50

Matthew Steelsmith, 50, of Beaman, IA, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019. Private graveside services will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be at the Conrad Cemetery in Conrad, IA. Arrangements are entrusted to the Conrad Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes. Memorials may be directed ...

Rick Lee Eubanks, 57

Rick Lee Eubanks, 57, of Liscomb, Iowa, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2019, in the comfort of his own home. Per Rick’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded and there will be no public services held at this time. Memorial contributions may be directed in Rick’s name to his family, ...

Margaret Benson, 96

Margaret Benson, 96, of Marshalltown, Iowa, went to be with her Lord on July 16, 2019, at the Village at Allandale in Kingsport, TN. Margaret was born on August 21, 1922, in Nut Mountain, Saskatchewan, Canada. Her nickname was “Ditts.” Margaret was the second daughter of the late John ...

Bonnie Marie Bagnall, 82

Bonnie Marie Bagnall, 82, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 22, 2019, from Iowa River Hospice Home. The family would like to express their deepest gratitude to all of the members at Iowa River Hospice for the love and compassion they showed to Bonnie and her ...

Ronald D. Armbrecht

Ronald D. Armbrecht, of Seattle, Washington, passed away on Sunday July 21, 2019. Ron was born September 14, 1934 to Mary L. Atwood. Ron graduated from Marshalltown High School in 1957 and went to Iowa State University for one year. Shortly thereafter, he embarked on a 30-year career in ...

Donald DuPratt, 85

Donald DuPratt, 85, of Marshalltown passed away late on the night of Tuesday, July 2nd, at the Grandview Heights while in their care and that of the Iowa River Hospice. Memorial services will be held at 5:00 p.m. Saturday, July 27th, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Visitation will be ...

Martha Mae Gazaway, 87

Martha Mae Gazaway, 87, of Goodyear, AZ, formerly of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Thursday, July 18, 2019, at Abrazo West Campus Hospital in Goodyear, surrounded by family and friends. Funeral Services will be 1:30 p.m., Saturday, July 27, 2019, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main St. ...

Ruth Jean Johnson, 96

Ruth Jean Johnson, 96, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019, at Grandview Heights Rehab and Healthcare in Marshalltown. She rejoins her family members, including husband Cecil and son Alan, who have been waiting for her. A Celebration of Life gathering will be 4:30 p.m., ...

Donald DuPratt, 85

Donald DuPratt, 85, of Marshalltown, passed away late on the night of Tuesday, July 2nd, at the Grandview Heights while in their care and that of the Iowa River Hospice. Memorial services will be held at 5:00 p.m. Saturday, July 27th, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Visitation will be ...

Timothy Scott Nichols

Timothy Scott Nichols born March 21, 1953, in Fort Dodge, formerly of State Center, died peacefully with family by his side in his home in Spencer, on July 21, 2019, after a short battle with cancer. Left to cherish his memory, loving wife of 47 years, Claudia (Pfeiffer) Nichols; Brother ...

Dennis “Denny” Burgess

Dennis “Denny” Burgess, of Gilman, went to be with his Heavenly Father on July 20, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home at 10:30 a.m. Visitation to be held on Wednesday, July 24 with the ...

Dorothy “Dot” Hinmon, 89

Dorothy “Dot” Hinmon, 89, of Marshalltown, passed away on Friday, July 19, 2019, at Grandview Heights Nursing and Rehab in Marshalltown. Per Dorothy’s wishes cremation rites have been accorded and a private family graveside service will be held. Memorials in Dorothy’s name may be ...

Larry Littrel, 76

Larry Littrel, 76, of Marshalltown passed away on July 20, 2019, at Unity Point Hospital in Marshalltown with his family at his side. A memorial service for Larry will be held on Thursday, July 25 at 1:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Memorials in Larry’s name may be directed ...

Vernon A. Decker, 89

Mass of Christian Burial was held for Vernon A. Decker, 89, at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, July 22, 2019, with Father Michael McAndrew as officiant and special music provided by Marilyn Spafford on the organ and vocalist Karen Mroz. Casket bearers were Alexander Moore, Mitchell Ruopp, Brad ...

Donald Clifford Fehrle, 95

Donald Clifford Fehrle, 95, of Union, passed from this life to his eternal life to rejoin his family and friends of whom went before him. A member of the greatest generation, and a proud WWII Veteran, Mr. Fehrle passed away at the Iowa Veterans Home on Saturday, July 20th. Per his wishes, ...

Ruth Jean Johnson, 96

Ruth Jean Johnson, 96, of Marshalltown, IA, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019, at Grandview Heights Rehab and Healthcare in Marshalltown. She rejoins her family members, including husband Cecil and son Alan, who have been waiting for her. A Celebration of Life will be 4:30 p.m., Saturday, ...